Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Osvaldo Alonso will deliver the ceremonial first pitch on Saturday, May 19, when the Seattle Mariners host the Detroit Tigers at Safeco Field.
Scheduled for a 6:10 p.m. PT start, the game marks Alonso’s second time participating in the pregame ritual, as he threw a first pitch for the Mariners when they faced the Kansas City Royals in 2016.
The Mariners and Sounders FC are once again teaming up for a special doubleheader promotion this season, scheduled for Saturday, May 26. For $50, fans receive a ticket to Sounders FC’s 2 p.m. PT match against Real Salt Lake, a ticket to see the Mariners face the Minnesota Twins at 7 p.m. PT and an exclusive doubleheader reversible knit cap, featuring Sounders FC colors and badge on one side that, when flipped inside out, displays Mariners colors and logo. Fans can purchase a doubleheader package at the following link: SoundersFC.com/Mariners.